• SBB Baden, Kreuzlibergtunnel
    10-Mar-2022

    SBB Baden, Kreuzlibergtunnel

    Tamping was not permitted for the tracks in the portal area of the Kreuzliberg tunnel on Baden side because the existing contact wire height meant ...

  • Award winning composite mast IMAGE
    02-May-2022

    Award winning composite mast IMAGE

    In collaboration with a unique team of leading researchers in the fields of engineering, rail technology and composite manufacturing, Furrer+Frey ...

  • Innovation Award
    01-Jul-2022

    Innovation Award

    Freight electrification wins award

  • Limmattal light rail line tested successfully
    05-Aug-2022

    Limmattal light rail line tested successfully

    The first test runs on the second stage of the Limmattal light rail line took place on Monday, 11 June 2022. Aargau Verkehr AG (AVA) is not only ...

Emergencies

Emergencies

There is an on-call Service available in Switzerland.
See German and French web-sites. read on Emergencies

Jobs

Jobs

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Systems

Systems

Overhead Contact Line Systems for all kinds of railways, including isolators, feeder switch control and interlockings. read on Systems

OLE Design

OLE Design

Our engineering team are highly trained technicians who work extensively with computer software planning aids, such as Microstation and AutoCAD. Furrer+Frey have developed their own in house contact line configuration software, falp 2.0 (©Furrer+Frey) and the 3D planning tool ELFF (©ELBAS/Furrer+Frey). read on OLE Design

Overhead Contact Line Construction

Overhead Contact Line Construction

Our success is assured by our contract manager’s and assembly teams’ extensive experience. As an organisation we offer our employees continuous training programmes in their area of expertise. In addition, Furrer+Frey invest extensively in research and development of new materials within our current processes. read on Overhead Contact Line Construction

Catalogue

Catalogue

For decades, Furrer+Frey has carried its own range of products, which is continually enhanced. This range is shown in our comprehensive catalogue. read on Catalogue

Railway Control Systems

Railway Control Systems

Railway control systems for depots to control and supervise the switching and earthing process of the overhead contact lines in a safe manner. read on Railway Control Systems

about us

about us

Emil Furrer and Arnold Frey founded the electrical overhead line contact organisation of Furrer+Frey in 1923. During this period the implementations of electrification for Switzerland’s railways were in progress. The company have been making overhead contact line systems ever since and has grown considerably to meet the ever increasing global demands read on about us